They’re working just fine.
Seriously. The Volt is a plug-in hybrid that has a gas generator. It goes roughly 40 miles all electric then the motor kicks in. Even after that, the gas mileage is exceptional. The sales, which were disappointing at first, have been up lately, probably due to the gas spike.
Come on, guys. Wikipedia it or something. It just takes a second—and it makes you (and your movement) look way less dumb.
Edit: Hey Libertarians. I’m still not going to do your work for you—but if you want a more persuasive image, put this image inside of another image with the caption: “How is that PUBLIC EDUCATION working out for ya?”